32nd World Community Film Fest - Opening Night

32nd World Community Film Fest - Opening Night

Dates & Times

  • Fri. Feb 3, 2023


Live In-Person


Community Groups


  • Admission $17
  • Low Income $12 - Limited quantities available

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Presented By: World Community Development Education Society

Experience opening night of the 32nd World Community Film Festival!

The film festival showcases engaging and inspiring documentaries that highlight social and environmental justice stories from Canada and around the world. This critically acclaimed film festival is an incredible place to fuel your passions for community and planetary well being.

Before They Fall

2022, 40 minutes
Conservationists, some Indigenous groups, and scientists come together in this film, as a decades-long battle to protect endangered old-growth forests in BC escalates at Fairy Creek.


2022, 75 minutes
A breathtaking cinematic and musical odyssey that explores the intrinsic relationship between humans and rivers. Music by Richard Tognetti and the Australian Chamber Orchestra, Jonny Greenwood and Radiohead, with narration by Willem Dafoe.

For details on the virtual portion of the festival, visit World Community's website.

About World Community
World Community is a Comox Valley-based non-profit organization that advocates working to foster greater awareness of the social, economic, and environmental consequences of human activity at local and global levels.

Required Safety Protocols

There are no required safety protocols, but this is subject to change in accordance with BC public health and/or municipal guidelines.

Masks are not required, but we strongly encourage patrons to continue to wear masks during events, now optional, for the benefit of all in our community. We recommend the use of masks rated N95 or higher.